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Local Roundup: Hartford Field Hockey Stops Long Bellows Falls Streak

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

White River Junction — With one well-executed goal, one well-planned defensive adjustment and one well-played game, the Hartford High field hockey team handed down-river rival Bellows Falls one very rare defeat on Monday. Morgan Horne converted penalty corner feeds from Paige Kehoe and Megan Newton into the day’s only goal as the Hurricanes blanked the Terriers, 1-0, at Hartford High School. BF last lost a regular-season game two years ago, but the Horne strike, defender Morgan Fisk’s work against the Terriers’ top scoring threat and Rachel Loseby’s six-save shutout goaltending won the day for Hartford (6-2-2). “It was a really good game, up and down,” …

Engagement: Dubois — Pierce

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Hartland — Connie Dubois and Lynn and Timothy Pierce have announced the engagement of their children, Danielle Dubois and Dillan Pierce. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Connie Dubois, of Dover, N.H., and the late Daniel Dubois. She graduated from Dover High School in Dover in 2007 and earned a bachelor’s degree in …

Hartland’s Damon Hall Celebrates 100th

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hartland — A big hall in a small town often becomes the center of community life, and Damon Hall, Hartland’s largest meeting space, has filled that role for a century. Built in 1914 and 1915, the Colonial Revival-style hall was a gift from the Damons, a Hartland family who had moved to the …

Ray J. Sapp

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Ray J. Sapp, 53, originally of South Portland, Maine and long-time community member of Hartford & Hartland, Vt., passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. surrounded by loving members of his family. Born March 13, 1962, in Aza-Kuwae, …

Windsor’s Hingston Ready for Something New

Monday, July 20, 2015

Windsor — It’s easier for Bob Hingston to look back than ahead. “The kids are what I’ll miss the most,” he says. “In fact, I’ll just show you something I got, probably my pride and joy.” The old-school …

Hartland Loses Rec Leader: Ray Sapp Performed Many Tasks for Town

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The Upper Valley recreation community this week is mourning the death of Ray Sapp, Hartland’s recreation director and Hartland Elementary School’s athletic director. Sapp, 53, died Saturday evening after suffering a massive stroke, according to information provided by …

Persis Gilbert Stillson

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Brattleboro, Vt. — Persis Gilbert Stillson passed away in her sleep early on the morning of Thursday, June 18, 2015, at Thompson House in Brattleboro after a short illness with both of her children at her side. Persis was born Sept. 7, 1916, the oldest child of Walter …

Windsor Southeast Districts Consider New Arrangement

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Windsor — In an effort to make the best of a new state education law, the four school districts that make up the Windsor Southeast Supervisory Union are exploring plans to form a new entity: the Mount Ascutney School District. As they gear up for a series of …

Free Screenings Have Become an Upper Valley Rite of Summer

Friday, July 10, 2015

Summertime, and the viewing is … free? Well, not for the blockbusters, of course. But if you’ve already seen — or want to avoid — the likes of Jurassic World and Inside Out and the Terminator reboot and …

Thomas Joseph Walsh

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Thomas Joseph Walsh, 63, of Hartland, died on Monday, July 6, 2015. Born to the late Edward and Evelyn Walsh on Feb,.7, 1952, in Cleveland, Ohio, Tom graduated from St. Ignatius High School before attending Ohio University. After attending school, he moved to Kansas City …

Terri Buxton

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

North Hartland, Vt. — On Sunday morning, June 28, 2015, Terri Buxton passed away to be with the Lord, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Memorial Hospital She was among family and friends when she passed. Terri was born as a twin on Aug. 26, 1960, with her twin sister Tammy to …

Three Times Is the Charm: Run, Run, Run to the Top of Mt. Ascutney

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Not everyone would call running 21 miles up and down a mountain “fun,” “stimulating” or “really nice.” Yet that’s how the handful of people who summited Mount Ascutney three times in a row last weekend described the experience. …

Engagement: Dattilio — Ash

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Quechee — Lin Dattilio, of Hartland, and David Dattilio, of White River Junction, have announced the engagement of their son, Matthew Dattilio, to Marybeth Ash. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Susan and Anthony Ash, of Westborough, Mass. …